Call 1735 to Report Valet Parking Companies Charging Over LL5000

A month ago, the Ministry of Interior & Tourism agreed in a joint statement to fix the valet service price at 5000 Lebanese Liras but the decision was apparently not yet enforced. According to the Tourism Minister, we can start reporting valet companies breaking the law starting tomorrow and the tourist police will show up and fine the valet companies. More importantly, if the same company breaks the law twice, their license will be suspended.…

E24: 24/7 Electricity Without Generators

The first time I heard about E24 was back in May when it was featured by The World Economic Forum among the nine Lebanese startups sharing the fourth industrial revolution. E24 was founded by Antoine Saab in 2011 and provides 24/7 electricity without generators by effectively stocking and managing electrical power. Saab developed an energy storage system that collects and reserves electricity from solar panels or the grid, so residents don’t have to pay the…
Lebanon

Beitmisk is the First Fiber Connected Smart City in Lebanon!

1 week ago
Fiber to the home was officially launched today in Beitmisk by Ogero & the Ministry of Telecommunication, making Beitmisk the first residential project to have fiber optics at home and the first smart-city in Lebanon. ...
Automotive

ISF Launches New Campaign To Crackdown on Texting & Driving Offenders

1 week ago
Policemen in civilian clothes is apparently part of the latest ISF campaign to enforce traffic law and fine texting & driving offenders. I watched the below report twice and looked up on the ISF Facebook ...
Lebanon

U.S Embassy Bars any Movement of its staff to Casino du Liban

1 week ago
A friend just asked me if there’s anything happening at the Casino du Liban and shared with me a statement from the U.S. Embassy in Beirut barring any movement of U.S. government staff to that ...
Critiques

Man Attacking Passersby & Policemen with Knives in Hay el Selloum

1 week ago
Some guy called Abou Ali was threatening people with his knives yesterday in Hay el Selloum. He is seen in the video keeping away policemen and people trying to take him down but it doesn’t ...
Fun

“Adonis” Launching Their Third Album!

1 week ago
It took three years but Adonis’ third studio album is finally here and it kicks ass! The popular Lebanese pop/rock band, which was formed back in 2011, is celebrating the release of “Nour” at Raw ...
Fun

Lebanese Dabke in The Streets of Brussels

2 weeks ago
Nothing comes close to our Lebanese Dabke. I have no idea what the occasion was or how recent that video is but it’s pretty cool. If there’s one thing that still unites the Lebanese here ...
Lebanon

Ziad Doueiri Was Released & Got His Passports Back

2 weeks ago
After being shortly detained at Beirut airport on Sunday, French-Lebanese Ziad Doueiri appeared today in front of a Lebanese military court and was released on bail. Doueiri, whose latest movie “The Insult”, won the Venice ...
Art

ASHEKMAN Awesome new Mural in Baalbeck

2 weeks ago
ASHEKMAN teamed up with a local independent NGO (الجمعية اللبنانية للتعايش والانماء) in Baalbeck and came up with one awesome mural honoring Lebanon’s titans Fairouz, Sabah and Wadih el Safi. The aim was to beautify ...
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